a police K-9, died suddenly. Jax was 5 ½ years old. Jax began showing signs of an illness during regularly scheduled training Wednesday. The Belgian Malinois dog was taken to a local veterinary hospital, where it was discovered he had an inoperable … Link.

The vest will be embroidered with the sentiment, “In memory of K9 Diezel, UMass Amherst Police Department.” The Massachusetts dog, a six-year veteran of narcotics investigations and searches, died last December while in retirement. The organization was … Link.

Newport News Police Department selected four new dogs for its K9 unit Thursday, officials said. Officers spent the day testing and retesting dogs before selecting the newest members, officials said on social media. The dogs were paired with their handlers … Link.

Hamilton Township K-9 Officer Cory Silvio visited students in Oakcrest’s REACH program with her police dog, Argos. With the help of Officers Michael Tantum and Dennis Bakker, the students were treated to a special presentation of Argos’ skill and agility. Link.